Sustainable Tourisw Development: Issues and Strategies for Development in India with Special Reference to the State of Uttaranchal

Authors

  • Jitendra Mohan Mishra Lecturer, Department of Tourism Studies, Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India
  • Sailaja Gullapalli Research Associate, Gandhi Smriti & Darshan Samiti, Rajghat, New Delhi.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.12727/ajts.4.4

Abstract

The state of Uttaranchal is bestowed with immense tourism potential and the following article briefs about Brundtland Commission report and critically examines the sustainable tourism development issues of the state. This article also suggests a sustainable tourism implementation strategy for the state of Uttaranchal. Case studies of Nandadevi National Park, Valley of Flowers, Gomukh/Gangotri Glacier are also presented for a diagnostic discussion.

Author Biographies

Jitendra Mohan Mishra, Lecturer, Department of Tourism Studies, Pondicherry University, Puducherry, India

Lecturer, Department of Tourism Studies

Sailaja Gullapalli, Research Associate, Gandhi Smriti & Darshan Samiti, Rajghat, New Delhi.

Research Associate, Gandhi Smriti & Darshan Samiti, Rajghat, New Delhi.

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Published

2009-01-01